AUTO MECHANICS 2 - VOCATIONAL - TE1240
Length of Course:
Vocational Auto Mechanics 1
Course Description: Lab Class - This is an advanced course for students interested in the career field of auto mechanics. Students utilize skills previously acquired in the Vocational Auto Mechanics 1 course and specialize in advanced engine repair and maintenance, computer diagnostic work, and service management areas. Activities include readings, lectures, and demonstrations with a comprehensive competency based study of auto shop safety, use of basic hand and power tools, major and minor engine overhaul and repair, ignition and computer systems, engine performance, diagnosis & repair, major tune-up and disc and drum brake systems. Students utilize skills learned by working on cars as they would in a “real world” situation. Students are expected to pay for materials consumed for personal use. Safety glasses are required. Classroom 50% - Lab 50%. Dual credit may be available through Joliet Junior College.